Book Chapters

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, “A Machine Learning Approach to Data Cleaning in Databases and Data Warehouses,” In Galindo, J. (Ed.), Handbook of Research on Fuzzy Information Processing in Databases.  Hershey, PA, USA, Information Science Reference, 2008.


  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Saied Haidarian Shahri, “Eliminating Duplicates in Information Integration: An Adaptive, Extensible Framework,” IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 63-71, Sept/Oct, 2006. * The #1 Magazine in Artificial Intelligence, based on ISI Journal Citation Reports impact factor. [PDF]
  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Ahmad Barforush, A Flexible Fuzzy Expert System for Fuzzy Duplicate Elimination in Data Cleaning,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3180, pp. 161-170, Springer Verlag, 2004. * Selected for presentation in the 15th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA’04), Zaragoza, Spain, September 2004. [PDF]

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Reza Meybodi, “Social Control Mechanisms to Coordinate an Unreliable Agent Society,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 2949, pp. 294-306, Springer Verlag, 2004. * Selected for presentation in the 6th International Conference on Coordination Models and Languages (COOR’04), Pisa, Italy, February 2004.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, “Towards Autonomous Decision Making in Multi-Agent Environments Using Fuzzy Logic,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 2691, pp. 247-257, Springer Verlag, 2003. * Selected for presentation in the 3rd International Central and Eastern European Conference on Multi-Agent Systems (CEEMAS’03), Prague, Czech Republic, June 2003.

Refereed Conferences

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Foundations of Data Interoperability on the Web: A Web Science Perspective,” Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Semantic Systems (I-Semantics’10), Graz, Austria, September 1-3, 2010. [PDF]

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Semantic Search in Linked Data: Opportunities and Challenges,” Proceedings of the 24th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI’10), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, July 11-15, 2010. [PDF]

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, James Hendler, Donald Perlis,Grounding the Foundations of Ontology Mapping on the Neglected Interoperability Ambition,” Proceedings of the AAAI Spring Symposium on Semantic Scientific Knowledge Integration (AAAI/SSKI’08), Stanford University, CA, USA, March 26-28, 2008.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Donald Perlis, “Finding Ontological Correspondences for a Domain-Independent Natural Language Dialog Agent,” Proceedings of the 20th AAAI Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence Conference (AAAI/IAAI’08), Chicago, USA, July 13-17, 2008.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, James Hendler, Adam Porter, Software Configuration Management Using Ontologies,” Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Semantic Web Enabled Software Engineering at the 4th European Semantic Web Conference (ESWC’07), Innsbruck, Austria, June 6-7, 2007.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Wikum Dinalankara, Scott Fults, Shomir Wilson, Don Perlis, Matt Schmill, Tim Oates, Darsana Josyula, Michael Anderson, “The Metacognitive Loop: An Architecture for Building Robust Intelligent Systems,” Proceedings of the AAAI Fall Symposium on Commonsense Knowledge (AAAI/CSK’10), Arlington, VA, USA, November 11-13, 2010.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Galileo Namata, Saket Navlakha, Amol Deshpande, Nick Roussopoulos, “A Graph-Based Approach to Vehicle Tracking in Traffic Camera Video Streams,” Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Data Management for Sensor Networks at the 33rd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB’07), Vienna, Austria, September 23-28, 2007.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Ahmad Barforush, AFFDEF: Adaptive and Flexible Fuzzy Duplicate Elimination Framework,” Proceedings of the 8th IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering and Applications (SEA’04), MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, November 9-11, 2004.

  • Ahmad Barforush, Hamid Haidarian Shahri, The Effect of Membership Function Shape in Approximate Duplicate Elimination,” Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computer Theory and Applications (ICCTA’04), Alexandria, Egypt, September 28-30, 2004.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Ahmad Barforush, “Data Mining for Removing Fuzzy Duplicates Using Fuzzy Inference,” Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS’04), IEEE Computer Society, Banff, Alberta, Canada, June 27-30, 2004.

  • Hamid Haidarian Shahri, Assurance of Solution Correctness in Task Allocation without Stipulation in an Agent Society,” Proceedings of the Agent 2003 Conference on Challenges in Social Simulation (Agent’03), University of Chicago, IL, USA, October 2-4, 2003.